Preliminary treatment considerations among men with newly diagnosed prostate cancer.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

The American journal of managed care, Volume 16, Issue 5, p.e121-30 (2010)

Keywords:

2010, Aged, Center-Authored Paper, Collaborative Data Services Core Facility, Health Care Surveys, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Neoplasm Staging, Patient Preference, Prostatic Neoplasms, Public Health Sciences Division, United States

Abstract:

To assess factors that may influence men's preference for surgery versus nonsurgical options among newly diagnosed patients considering treatments for local-stage prostate cancer.